Blue Skies, written by Irving Berlin in 1926, is an iconic jazz standard recorded by Benny Goodman in 1935.
An essential piece of jazz history, Blue Skies has been featured in films, plays and performances by some of the twentieth century's best jazz singers and musicians, for example Al Jolson, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, & Willie Nelson.
Enjoy the sounds of Blue Skies, from the golden era of jazz, played for you as a backing track recorded by our live musicians.
Available keys: Am - the standard key Dm - an alternative key in a male vocal range
Tempo: 150 bpm
Arrangement (for instruments): Duration: 3:44 Intro 4 bars Head (AABA) 2 Choruses for solos Head End
Arrangement (for Solo Vocals): Duration: 2:50 Intro 4 bars Head (AABA) 1 Chorus - Guitar Solo Head End